A small species divided in to 5 sub-species. They range in height from 6-24 inches, with most producing slender, lightly veined pitchers, which vary in shape and size. They are clump forming plants and have petite sweet smelling red flowers. Two sub-species-alabamensis and jonesii are considered endangered. Some coloured forms exist including anthocyanin free plants.
SARRACENIA RUBRA - THE SWEET TRUMPET